ERIC Number: ED472273
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
Quality Text To Support the Teaching of Writing: Years 5 and 6.
Department for Education and Skills, London (England).
These materials are intended to support teachers in the selection of quality text from the full range included in England's National Literacy Strategy Framework for Teaching for Years 5 and 6. The materials contain examples of how to use the suggested text in reading and writing across the "Literacy Hour." Some of the text types suggested for use in Year 5 are: novel by significant children's author; traditional story; and novel from another culture; text types suggested for use in Year 6 are: classic fiction; autobiography; fantasy worlds; comparing two versions of a fantasy theme; and reference texts linked to ICT (Information and Communications Technology). (NKA)
Descriptors: British National Curriculum, Childrens Writing, Classroom Techniques, Foreign Countries, Intermediate Grades, Literacy, Reading Material Selection, Reading Materials, Student Educational Objectives, Writing Instruction
Department for Education and Skills (DfES), PROLOG, P.O. Box 5050, Sherwood Park, Annesley, Notts NG15 0DJ. Tel: 0845 6022260; Fax: 0845 6033360; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. For full text: http://www.standards.dfee.gov.uk/literacy/publications/?pub_id=401&top_id=0&art_id=2855.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Authoring Institution: Department for Education and Skills, London (England).